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    We've been using two part epoxy. One woman sent a...

    We've been using two part epoxy. One woman sent a pair back because the backings came off. Like Ben Franklin's description of the Bald Eagle, she is a bird of dubious moral character so I'm not...
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    The luster on Sarah's boosted strand is more...

    The luster on Sarah's boosted strand is more fetching. It's important to keep in mind that big pearls come from big oysters and big oysters are old. Like all old animals they tend to fade. So...
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    Hi Sailor. Come Here often?

    Marianne,

    When was the last time you just met somebody and said, "Hi Sailor?" :D
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    I'm not a jeweler and we do almost no design...

    I'm not a jeweler and we do almost no design work. But for undrilled souffle studs we use adhesives.
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    BTW, the size range on these is 13X14MM for the...

    BTW, the size range on these is 13X14MM for the earring pairs up to 18MM on the big fellas.
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    I have pairs and singletons. These pics were...

    I have pairs and singletons. These pics were from this week. I have a good many more.12063120641206512066
  7. Hmmm. 1 chance in 100. I've played longer odds...

    Hmmm. 1 chance in 100. I've played longer odds and won....though nothing quite as fab as an $80K necklace. I not only feel lucky...I am lucky. Anybody going? I could be a buyer.
  8. The Tri-Gem piece is beautifully executed. The...

    The Tri-Gem piece is beautifully executed. The spider is so well done it gives me the creeps. The birds are the epitome of cute. I feel sorry for people who don't like jewelry. Poor miserable...
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    Dave: Ben Franklin said, "Do something worth...

    Dave:

    Ben Franklin said, "Do something worth writing about or write something worth reading." Congratulations. You just did both.
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    If the report is correct, they are seeding next...

    If the report is correct, they are seeding next month and harvesting just 14-15 months later. A bit quick it seems. It makes me wonder if this husband and wife team has the capital to make a real...
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    I think it's very cool that this thread goes all...

    I think it's very cool that this thread goes all the way back to Pattye's very first post from December of 2007 and that Caitlin was cheering her on back then, too. Great stuff.
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    Diana: We have a special interest in baroque...

    Diana:

    We have a special interest in baroque freshwater and saltwater pearls. I'd be pleased to help you with hanks, loose or finished product.
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    Jack Lynch sent me that picture directly a year...

    Jack Lynch sent me that picture directly a year or two ago and gave me permission to use it. It's the best quality photo I have on file for showing the range of colors and the ideal shape for...
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    Loose Souffle Pearls

    I have a fair number of loose undrilled souffles too. Here's a selection. I do find these souffles truly beguiling. This group is especially rondure.

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    Size Matters

    Ouch, Blaire. If I had a nickel for everytime a beautiful woman rejected me in that way.....well, nevermind.;) Hope you enjoy my enhancements. Best, Ben
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    Shifting Colors

    The first two pics feature different types of bead nucleated CFWs topping out at 16MM. The round earring pair up front is 12X13MM bead nucleated. The other pairs are souffles. The outer strand in...
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    No doubt. That pic is the runt of the litter....

    No doubt. That pic is the runt of the litter. I'm puzzled why it loaded like that. I'll find someone smarter than me to try again.
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    Amazing Technicolor DreamPearls

    Great looking pearls. We have a special fondness for pearls with ephemeral color. I shot some pics yesterday for a client. These are larger bead nucleated Freshwater pearls in the 13X16MM range. ...
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    I'm wondering if, instead of a shell fragment, an...

    I'm wondering if, instead of a shell fragment, an entire shell became stuck inside a non-nacreous mollusk thus initiating the processes of pearl creation.
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    My Wife's Pearl Style: Classic/Conservative with a Twist

    My wife never leaves the house without pearls. She likes stud earrings and usually opts for a pair of 11MM Tahitian Dark Gray/Silver round studs or a 9.5X10MM white CFW. An 18" choker of some kind...
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    Bear with me folks. Hard to believe I'm using...

    Bear with me folks. Hard to believe I'm using all 15% of my brain right now. Here's what you're looking at: 1) 14X15.5MM White Souffle Pearls 2) 13X14MM Multicolor Souffle Pearls in Bronze Purple...
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    Souffle Pearl Photos

    Here are some of the souffle pearls we have at Seabourn Pearls. We specialize in baroque and unusual pearl shapes, styles and colors (natural only) in fine freshwater and saltwater pearls.
  23. Just curious Margaret, and no disrespect to...

    Just curious Margaret, and no disrespect to Laguna or Unique, but if both Pearl Paradise and the Pearl Outlet have provided you with beautiful pearls at a fair price, why are you looking elsewhere? ...
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    [QUOTE=lisa c;73328]Yes, Please, as Caitlin said!...

    [QUOTE=lisa c;73328]Yes, Please, as Caitlin said! Many times I've been disappointed when a photo has expired, and these are simply gorgeous.

    Dear Lisa and Caitlin:

    But of course. If you...
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    These are killer. The luster is like something...

    These are killer. The luster is like something from the bessamer furnace. So molten and liquid. What's the size? 13?
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